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- Pennati, Roberta, et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Fish physiology and biochemistry 2019 v.45 no.1 pp. 145-154
- Salmo trutta; antioxidant activity; antioxidants; catalase; enzyme activity; females; fish; free radicals; gills; glutathione peroxidase; glutathione transferase; lipid peroxidation; liver; males; oxidative stress; superoxide dismutase
- ... Oxidative stress is defined as the imbalance between pro-oxidant and antioxidant molecules in favor of the former and it represents one of the main driving forces of aging. To counteract the harmful effects of oxidative stress, organisms evolved a complex antioxidant system. According to the free radical theory of aging, while the production of reactive oxygen species (ROS) increases with age, the ...